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CD Review: Various Artists, African Blues

African Blues
Putumayo World Music, 2012 www.putumayo.com Ah, what a joy this album is. Mali Latino start things off in an unassuming but soulful way with bluesy acoustic guitar, plaintive vocal, jazzy Booker T-style Hammond organ, and relaxed ...
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CD Review: Boubacar Traore, Mali Denhou

[Lusafrica, 2011] Hard to believe it’s been six years since Boubacar Traore’s quietly stunning Kongo Magni CD was released, but Kar Kar (as Traore is affectionately known) knows what it’s like to be entirely away ...
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CD Review: Lobi Traore, Bwati Kono

Kanaga System Krush, 2010 www.systemkrush.com By now anyone who’s interested knows of the intimate connection between the blues and the traditional music of West Africa. For me and likely many others, the link was first exemplified ...
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